Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Git (software) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Git (software) over the 6 months to 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Git Distributed Version Control System
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 23 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 +25
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 20 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.52% 6.14% 8.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.10% 27.10% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 22
Somerset median daily rate £465 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.00% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £330 £366 £283
90th Percentile £572 £547 £475
South West median daily rate £475 £455 £400
% change year-on-year +4.40% +13.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Somerset median hourly rate - - £39.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +17.14%

Git (software) is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 83 107 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.93% 22.67% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 74 94
Somerset median daily rate £475 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +16.44% -2.67%
10th Percentile £369 £333 £220
90th Percentile £645 £540 £478
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Somerset median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +7.59% -3.42%
10th Percentile £38.90 £41.25 £37.75
90th Percentile £46.00 £158.75 £41.25
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Somerset

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in Somerset.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Somerset

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Somerset over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Somerset

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) in Somerset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in Somerset

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street +3 6 £572 +14.40%
Taunton -4 4 £400 -15.79%
Bath +3 3 £438 +45.83% 3
Glastonbury - 2 £425 -
Git (software)
South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 14 (70.00%) Scrum
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) JIRA
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (25.00%) Bitbucket
5 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (25.00%) Node.js
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) Vue.js
5 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) DSDM
6 4 (20.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) BMC
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (20.00%) WSUS
6 4 (20.00%) Metasploit
6 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (20.00%) Use Case
6 4 (20.00%) Nessus

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Serverless
3 1 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Lake
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Power BI
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 5 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) Metasploit
3 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) Ant
5 1 (5.00%) Cobertura
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) Gradle
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) PhpStorm
5 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (10.00%) React Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Power BI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) Node.js
3 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (25.00%) Vue.js
4 4 (20.00%) Express
4 4 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 4 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) Pug
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Core
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) React
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) LESS
7 1 (5.00%) RESTful
7 1 (5.00%) Sass
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Scrum
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) DSDM
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (20.00%) Use Case
4 4 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Data Extraction
5 3 (15.00%) RAD
5 3 (15.00%) Release Management
5 3 (15.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Nessus
1 4 (20.00%) Nmap
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) BMC
1 4 (20.00%) HP
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (20.00%) Tripwire
2 3 (15.00%) Splunk
3 1 (5.00%) hybris
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft